Testing your internet speed from the command line on Windows, Linux, or Mac Paid Members Public
I've recently come across the need to test the internet speed of devices without a Graphical User Interface (GUI) connected to the internet. Devices include Raspberry Pi, virtual machines running Linux, cloud-based containers running Linux distros, and more. Services like speedtest.net and fast.com are both very popular speed
Exam Study Guide: SC-100 - Microsoft Cybersecurity Architect Expert Paid Members Public
I recently decided to sit the SC-100: Microsoft Cybersecurity Architect Expert exam which, if you pass, grants you the certification with the same title. I am happy to share that I passed the exam. In this post, I will share some details about the experience, and links and insights for
I'm working at Microsoft Paid Members Public
The cat is out of the bag. Recently, I mentioned that I left Rencore. Today, I'm announcing that I've taken a step towards a childhood dream - working at Microsoft. I have moved into a new role and will be shifting my direction slightly. In July 2022, I joined Microsoft
Goodbye, Rencore! Paid Members Public
This is one of those bittersweet posts you have to make once in a while. I have decided to leave Rencore to pursue some other adventures. What a ride it has been. I've been working with Rencore for seven years, and it's been a true learning experience with many fun
Recommended books about Azure security! Paid Members Public
Recently, I got the question to share a list of books I read on Azure security. While I find most of my material online, in Microsoft Docs, Microsoft Learn, and community blogs, there are some relevant books to look at if you're aiming to strengthen your security knowledge in the
Use the Resource Explorer from the Azure Portal Paid Members Public
I explained how to use the Azure Resource Explorer in a previous post [https://zimmergren.net/developing-with-azure-part-4-resource-explorer/]. Six years have passed since that, and I would like to revisit this with an update to the Resource Explorer. This post is a reminder of a great tool, giving your access to
Three habits to improve health and work-life balance Paid Members Public
I've worked remotely for more than eight years. Here are my thoughts on how I improved my health and my work-life balance over the years.
Top 3 favorite capabilities in Microsoft Defender for Cloud Paid Members Public
Working with Microsoft Defender for Cloud is amazing. We can get a lot of insights and guidance on our journey to improve our security and compliance posture.